First seven episodes of the BBC comedy series. Jimmy Venables (Nicholas Lyndhurst), recently divorced, agrees to look after his two teenage kids, Molly and Alex (Danielle Harmer and Ryan Sampson) when his ex-wife travels to Africa to help with the relief effort. Unfortunately for Jimmy, his meddlesome mother-in-law Diana (Celia Imrie) insists on getting involved. In this series, Jimmy and Diana go head to head when he wants to let the kids throw a party, and Diana discovers the full extent of Jimmy's money problems. Episodes comprise: 'Stuck in The Middle With You', 'Silence Of The Clams', 'Lock Back In Anger', 'Ripped Off', 'School Of Hard Knocks, 'Let's Get Quizzical' and 'Out Of Africa'.